Austin’s Taste of the Nation

Austin, TX


As the pandemic continues on, Austin’s Taste of the Nation will remain on hold. Our dedicated team is exploring new ways to engage and support the restaurant community while also adapting to the evolving circumstances we face. We look forward to bringing you unique culinary experiences in the future. 

We encourage you to follow our Instagram handle for updates in 2021. Please email with any questions or to learn how you can still partner with No Kid Hungry.

Click here to make a donation to support No Kid Hungry’s work.


Join Austin’s finest chefs and mixologists at Austin’s Taste of the Nation on June 5, 2020 for an event supporting the No Kid Hungry campaign’s work in Texas. Chef Bryce Gilmore (Odd Duck, Barley Swine) and Culinary Director Amanda Rockman (New Waterloo) have teamed up to curate top chefs and bartenders. You can look forward to bite-size fare, craft cocktails, and delectable desserts while mingling with Austin’s top tastemakers- all of whom are coming together to donate their time, talent and passion to end childhood hunger in America.

Please note this event is strictly 21+.


Ticket Levels


Admission - Early Bird Discount

Grab tickets before prices increase to $115 on May 8, 2020

  • Tickets include event access from 7 PM – 10PM


  • Tickets include event access from 7 PM – 10PM

Day-Of and At-The-Door Admission

Tickets purchased online or at-the-door on June 5, 2020 will be $130

  • Tickets include event access from 7 PM – 10PM

Taste of the Nation Sponsors

National Co-Presenting Sponsors

Citi Sysco

Media Sponsor

Food Network

Vehicle Sponsor

About the Sponsors

An Experience That Inspires You


Helmed by Chef Chairs, Amanda Rockman and Bryce Gilmore, Austin's finest chefs come together for a night of unlimited bites!


From coffee to cocktails, raise a glass to ending childhood hunger. Savor curated sips by celebrated local mixologists, winemakers, brewers and more.

Have Fun

Look forward to live music, raffles, games, a photo booth, and more!


All local proceeds raised support the No Kid Hungry campaign's work in Texas! You can win prizes from our chefs and beverage professionals by making a donation at the Giving Tree!